The Matrix

Man Who Believed 'The Matrix' Was Real 'Attempted To Stab Police'

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Tech

We have previously written on the theory that the universe is a computer simulation. But while that is actually less of a thought experiment than you ...

Slender Man, Halloween, The Matrix & Dexter: When Fiction Inspires True Life Crimes

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

Internet bogey man Slender Man has now been linked to three shockingly violent incidents including multiple stabbings allegedly carried out by childre...

This Computer Model Of The Universe Has Terrifying Implications For Reality

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Tech

Physicists have built the first genuinely convincing artificial universe in a computer. And there's an outside chance this remarkable breakthrough ...

15 Years On... Ready To Take Another Red Pill?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

It was 15 years ago today that 'The Matrix' first embedded itself in our consciousness, imprinting its lasting impact on our sense of what's real, wha...

WATCH: If The Trailers For 'The Matrix' Movies Were Honest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Sit back and enjoy the trailer for "the mindblowing sci-fi game-changer - and the sequels that took a huge steaming dump on it" - courtesy of those fu...

Chub Rub v Hoof: Summer YAY!

Sadie Brown | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sadie Brown

Ah! This feels good, sun, heat, light, everyone's happy, but wait - something feels wrong, painful, oh no - it's upper thigh chub rub, f**k. The bitch is back to ruin my summer fun just because I don't have Alexa like thighs, I am set to suffer this disease a la chubby yet again.

Budget Bullet-Time: GoPro Array Does Hollywood On The Cheap

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Tech

An innovative use of everyone's favourite ridiculously small extreme sports camera has let a bunch of amateur filmmakers recreate scenes akin to 'The ...

Who's Your Favourite Sci-Fi Hero Of All Time?

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Yoda getting his light sabre out from under his frock was probably one of the all-time great screen moments, not just in sci-fi, but, strangely, he(?)...

Exit The Mainframe, Why I've Turned Off And Tuned Out Of Facebook

Harry Deansway | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Comedy
Harry Deansway

So last week I pulled a big lever that deactivated my personal Facebook account. I took the red pill and unplugged myself from the matrix. Sure I'm going to miss staring vacantly at my news feed eight hours a day as amusing pictures of cats and unamusing pictures of peoples babies hone into view.

Physicists May Have Evidence Universe Is A Computer Simulation

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Tech

Physicists say they may have evidence that the universe is a computer simulation. How? They made a computer simulation of the universe. And it look...

WATCH: Lego 'Inception' Will Blow Your Mind

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Comedy

It's a well-known fact on the internet that if you can think of something, it'll look better in Lego. This rule applies to football, stand-up routines...

WATCH: Incredibly Cool 'Three Point Landing' Supercut

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever noticed that when acrobatic, athletic, awesome people in movies jump from one place to another, more often than not they land in a special 'three...